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Experience the Arts Day
Monday, October 9, 2023

Experience the Arts Day

A One-of-a-Kind Experience
on Monday, October 9, 2023

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High school students and families are invited to join the faculty, staff, and current students of the College of Fine Arts to see for yourself how OHIO empowers future artists and arts professionals, inspires originality, and will help you create your place in the world. 

Sample Agenda

9:00–9:30 AM: Check in

9:30–10:15 AM: Welcome Session

10:30–12:30 PM: Workshops/Class Observation Experiences

12:30–1:30 PM: Lunch

1:30–2:30 PM: Faculty & Student Panel Discussions

2:30–4:00 PM: Auditions/Lectures/Workshops

*Building & Facility Tours Throughout the Day

2023 School Specific Schedules:

Additional Information about Portfolio and Audition Sessions


Portfolio Sessions: Film Students can sign up for Portfolio Advising Sessions at Check in. Please bring online links to videos, images of visual work, or paper copies of screenplays for feedback. 

Art + Designs

Portfolio Sessions: Students can sign up for Portfolio Advising Sessions at Check in. Please bring images of visual work, links to videos, design examples on your own device, or via the web to share.


Mock Auditions: Sign up during check in at Memorial Auditorium and received your assigned time at the Hospitality Station in Glidden 4th floor Lobby.

Theater Auditions

Sign Up during check in at Memorial Auditorium. More information about auditions and interview can be found here.

Dance Auditions

All students are welcome to participate in or observe any of the open classes during this event. The Modern I class will also serve as an audition for high school seniors interested in the dance major or minor. Whether auditioning or just participating, please come prepared to take these classes in dancewear that allows freedom of movement. This can include leotards and tights, sweatpants, dance, or yoga pants. More information about audition requirements and registration here.

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